What year what is telegraph invented?
Who invented the telegraph?
What were the fastest ships during the growth of Industry in the North?
Where did people leave their farms to go to before the Civil War?
How were factory conditions in the North before the Civil War?
Why did immigrants move to Northern states?
to work in factories
Who faced racism and discrimination?
denying equal rights to a group
Who invented the cotton gin?
What became King?
Who were rich, powerful, and owned many slaves?
Who owned some land and few slaves?
Who owned no land, no slaves, and were uneducated?
What year was 1/3 of the South's population slaves?
What percent of whites in the South owned a slave?
What were five things slaves could not do?
own guns, learn to read, leave plantations without a pass, get married, and testify in court
What happened to families during slave auctions?
they were broken up
How were people treated during slave auctions?
as a piece of property
Who helped slaves through the underground railroad?
White owners tried to keep strict control so there would be no revolts
wanted to stop slavery
Who was a white abolitionist?
William L. Garrison
Who was a former slave?
Worked on the farm or plantation
A craftsman of blacksmith
Cooked and cleaned the house